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One Piece At A Time, AKA my XT GL build thread.
Posted 16 February 2017 - 12:36 PM
I've had her a little over a year now, and have done quite a bit of work on her.
I got her cheap and didnt realize that the front end was twisted from a ditch incident by the previous owner. She drove straight and true with no odd tire wear.
A few months later the hood latch gave up. This wiped out the hood and windshield. It also spurred me to go ahead and pull out the previous damage.
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Now she's back on the road to a full recovery. I have a cool paint color picked, and all the stuff to do a 4x114.3 hub redrill, so i can have some nice 15" wheels and low profile tires to make it handle as good as it will look
Posted 16 February 2017 - 04:31 PM
1st pic: The day I got her
2nd pic:That's how crooked the front bumper was. I used the trailer as a makeshift frame jig to pull it out.
3rd pic: The damage from the hood latch going rogue
Posted 22 February 2017 - 12:57 AM
I'm not gonna mess with the motor or trans, i kinda like 40mpg in a daily driver lol
I'm working on a digi-dash conversion and some add on digital gauges to complete my all glass cockpit concept.
I have Corvette Night Race Blue paint for it as soon as i get the weather
Edited by crazyhorse001, 22 February 2017 - 01:02 AM.
Posted 22 February 2017 - 09:41 AM
Nice job dude. It looks like you have a few subies from the pics. The XT6 next to the trailer looks like a nice one too. I didn't know the XT had the weird steering wheel.???
Posted 22 February 2017 - 11:11 AM
all XT's have an odd asymmetric steering wheel design...and odd lots of other things too.
Posted 22 February 2017 - 07:35 PM
I like my subies, but only have 2 drivers at the moment.
The oddball stuff on the xt is why i love them
Posted 12 April 2017 - 10:50 AM
If they are, its ej time. Either frankenmotor or straight up ej22 swap.
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